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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES: THE SALVATION ARMY & KROC CENTER

Open positions

To apply to the following positions, please go to: salvationarmycareers.org

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

JOB TITLE:                TRANSITIONAL HOUSING MANAGER

REPORTS TO:        SOCIAL SERVICES MANAGER
            
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014

POSITION SUMMARY:

Performs grant funding management. Plans, directs, coordinates, and monitors the day-to-day operations of the HOPE Village residential social service program and facility; develops, implements, and evaluates program operations and services; supervises all program staff and ensures work is in compliance with established policies and procedures as well as local, state, and federal regulations; researches and prepares grant proposals and secures program funding; prepares and monitors program expenditures in compliance with program budget.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Psychology, or a related field,
and
Two years progressively responsible experience administering and developing social service programs,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

JOB TITLE:        CHEF
LOCATION:       THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the general supervision of the Kitchen & Catering Manager, the Chef plans, prepares, cooks and serves nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensures all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; cleans kitchen facilities, equipment, and appliances; maintains inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
College Degree Required,
and
Two years progressively responsible experience in food service management with at least six months experience in a supervisory capacity,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Certificate of completion from Norfolk Food Services Manager Certification.

 

 

JOB TITLE:         CAFE ATTENDANT
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Assists in the preparation and serving of meals and concessions; cleans kitchen equipment and washes dishes; sweeps, mops, and waxes floors.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
One year experience working in a kitchen preferred,
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

 

JOB TITLE:         MARKETING & WEB DESIGN ASSISTANT
LOCATION:       THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Assists the Marketing and Communications Manager with visual marketing materials and presentations used to promote the Kroc Center including printed material, digital signage, basic photography, website and social media, and conducts market research and basic surveys.
Assists with public relations/community relations functions (written communications, media relations, promotions) for the Area Command (Hope Village, 19th Street Program, Corps and Kroc Center) to ensure that The Salvation Army maintains a favorable and positive image in the community.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, or a related field,
And
One to three years progressively responsible experience coordinating fund-raising activities,
Or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Valid State Drivers’ License

 

 

JOB TITLE:         CHILD CARE AIDE
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Assists in providing child care services for children (tweens and teens) including personal care, hygiene, learning and development activities and specialized programs; maintains cleanliness and orderliness of child care property.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or G.E.D. required,
and
six months experience providing adult supervision to children preferred,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Valid state driver’s license
C.P.R. and First Aid Certification

 

 

JOB TITLE:         TRANSITIONAL HOUSING MANAGER
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            HOPE Village
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Plans, directs, coordinates, and monitors the day-to-day operations of the HOPE Village residential social service program and facility; develops, implements, and evaluates program operations and services; supervises all program staff and ensures work is in compliance with established policies and procedures as well as local, state, and federal regulations; researches and prepares grant proposals and secures program funding; prepares and monitors program expenditures in compliance with program budget.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Psychology, or a related field,
and
Two years progressively responsible experience administering and developing social service programs,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

 

JOB TITLE:        LIFEGUARD, KROC   
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER (NORFOLK)
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Lifeguard ensures that the aquatic operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures. Aquatic Lifeguard is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or as needed.  Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Life Guard, the Lifeguard observes swimmers, protects life, prevents accidents, enforces regulations, and does related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or GED
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

 

JOB TITLE:        LEAD LIFEGUARD  
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Plans, develops and oversees the activities of the aquatics program as well as the supervision of the aquatics staff, ensuring that the mission of The Salvation Army is a top priority in all areas and activities.  Performs any necessary administrative duties. Ensures that the aquatic operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures. Aquatic Lifeguard is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or as needed.  Under the direct supervision of the Aquatics Manager, the Lifeguard observes swimmers, protects life, prevents accidents, enforces regulations, and does related work as required.  Duties will also include working closely with the Aquatics Manager in developing programs for the Kroc Center based upon ongoing needs assessment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or GED
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

 

JOB TITLE:         AQUATICS CENTER ATTENDANT   
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Lifeguard, the Aquatics Center Attendant distributes towels, cabana keys and other guest amenities; and monitors the top and bottom of the pool slide. The Aquatics Center Attendant assists members and supports the general operations of the Aquatics Center. This is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or “On-Call”.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or GED
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

 

JOB TITLE:        KITCHEN ASSISTANT
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Assists in the preparation and serving of all meals and maintains a clean and sanitary kitchen; works with other staff to assist the clients in having a variety of positive nutritional experiences; ensures all kitchen work is performed in compliance with USDA regulations and health codes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
One year experience working in a kitchen preferred,
or
any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

JOB TITLE:         FITNESS ATTENDANT
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Attends to the needs of members in the fitness/exercise room; ensures the safe use of the facilities by assisting patrons with the equipment and making appropriate recommendations regarding fitness routines.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
High School diploma or G.E.D.
and,
Two years’ experience leading exercise classes preferably in an exercise facility,
or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
ACSM Health Fitness Instructor certification (preferred)
ACE Exercise Instructor Certification (preferred)
Must have or be able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.

 

JOB TITLE:        GYM ATTENDANT
LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
            KROC CENTER
CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
POSITION SUMMARY:
Attends to the needs of members in the gym, multisport court, outdoor fields, and playground; ensures the safe use of the facilities by assisting patrons with the equipment and making appropriate recommendations regarding fitness routines.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Must be at least 18 years of age
High School diploma or G.E.D
and,
Two years’ experience leading a sports program preferably in an exercise facility,
or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Must have or be able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.